Ilse S Daehn

Ilse S Daehn, PhD

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medicine, Nephrology

Research Topics:

Cell Biology, Kidney, Mitochondria, Oxidative Stress

Ilse Daehn is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine – Nephrology in Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai since 2013. Her research aims to understand chronic kidney disease development and progression and is currently seeking biomarkers of disease progression in the Institute of Personalized Medicine. Ilse holds a degree in Biotechnology (Honors) from Flinders University of South Australia. She performed a research placement at the Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Madrid before starting her Doctorate studies at Flinders University of SA, and was awarded her PhD in 2007. She was a postdoctoral fellow at Cancer Research UK, in London and came to NYC to pursue a second postdoctoral fellowship at Mount Sinai.

Ilse is a member of the OAEM Steering Committee and former co-chair of the Postdoc Executive Committee at Mount Sinai. She sits on NYC Tech Connect’s Entrepreneurial Scientist Advisory Panel.


Bachelors, Flinders University

PhD, Flinders University